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If you are learning how to crochet you might want to practice your new skills by creating an afghan.
Creating a stunning crochet afghan is a great way to make something that you can snuggle up with when the winter comes.
The beautiful patterns in this round-up can be made in a variety of yarns and colours depending on your personal taste.
Get into the afghan making spirit with a beginner pattern or something more intermediate.
All of these crochet afghan patterns are perfect for naps, travelling and just general cosiness!
The patterns are all available from various crafters and use various yarns, including Lion Brand yarns - the yarns are listed in each post.
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If you are new to crochet and want to practice there are many easy and free patterns on my website, just take a look at my crochet pattern library, with patterns for women and the home.
If you would like to learn how to crochet an octopus for a preemie, take a look at one of my most popular posts and see how you can get involved.
Here is a roundup of free crochet afghan patterns sourced from various craft bloggers and designers >
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1. Simple Striped Crochet Afghan Pattern
Make a simple striped afghan with this free crochet pattern from Kristine In Between.
The super soft and squishy throw has been made with cluster stitches, which are just just 3 double-crochet stitches in one space and then the border is 3 rows of SC all the way around, joined at the end with a slip stitch.
Take a look at the easy beginner crochet pattern and make yourself a treat this weekend!
2. Crochet Granny Blanket
Make a crochet granny blanket with this free pattern from Daisy Farm Crafts.
The blanket is easy to follow for beginners and even has a video tutorial to help you.
3. Super Chunky Crochet Blanket Pattern
Make a super chunky crochet blanket with this free pattern from Bernat and Yarnspirations.
The pattern is available as a free download and is perfect for beginners as the skill level is easy.
5. Crochet Throw Blanket Pattern
Make a chunky super soft crochet throw with this free pattern from Rescued Paw Designs.
The blanket has been made with chunky yarns and looks like the perfect make for winter.
6. Crochet Chunky Blanket Pattern
Make a super chunky crochet blanket with this free pattern from Make it & Love it.
The pattern is really easy to follow for any beginners and uses Big Twist Natural Blend yarn.
7. Crochet Tassel Throw
Make a super chunky crochet tassel throw with this free pattern from Caron and Yarnspirations.
The super cosy blanket has been made with Caron yarns and looks like an easy make for any beginners.
8. Crochet Cabled Afghan Pattern
Make a stunning cabled afghan with this free pattern from All About Ami.
The pattern uses Lion Brand yarns and has a step by step photo tutorial on how to achieve the cabled stitches.
9. Heirloom Crochet Blanket Pattern
Make a cosy crochet blanket to keep the winter chill away with this free pattern from Mama in a Stitch.
The pattern is easy to follow for beginners and uses Cascade Yarns to make up.
I hope you have enjoyed this roundup of easy crochet afghan patterns and that it has inspired you to make something new.
Let me know which one is your favourite in the comments below >
Happy making! xoxo